The Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, which ran through yesterday, is probably best known for showcasing the latest in gizmos and gadgets, but this year's show had a few notable technology announcements for the small business owner, as reported by the staff of

Some products to consider for 2004:

* Brother International's sub-$1000 color laser printer, the HL-2700CN

* NetGear's Super Wireless Media Router, the WGT634U, a wireless home networking solution with USB data storage capabilities

* A new antispam Web-based e-mail service from Mailblocks

Check out the article on CES' website, and read transcripts from keynote speakers and articles focused on key business technology issues addressed at the show.